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AuthorsF. Moravec, V.M. Vidal-Martínez, M.L. Aguirre-Macedo
TitleSome helminth parasites of Epinephelus morio (Pisces: Serranidae) from the peninsula of Yucatan, Mexico
JournalStudies on the Natural History of the Caribbean Region
KeywordsMexico.; Capillariidae; Gorgorhynchus; Helminths; Anisakis; Hysterothylacium; fish
AbstractMoravec, F., V.M. Vidal-Martinez & M.L. Aguirre-Macedo, 1995. Some helminth parasites of Epinephelus morio (Pisces: Serranidae) from the Peninsula of Yucatan, Mexico. Studies Nat. Hist. Caribbean Region 72: 55-68. One nematode species, Hysterothylacium eurycheilum, the acanthocephalan Gorgorhynchus clavatus and three larval nematodes, Anisakis typica, Hysterothylacium sp. and Capillariidae gen. sp. parasitizing the red grouper Epinephelus morio, from the Peninsula of Yucatán, South Mexico are described for the first time. New localities, a new host, and the parameters of infection for the five species of helminths are recorded in this paper.
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